Imagine a world where every scientist gave up after failure number 1. We wouldn’t exactly have half the modern luxuries we’re used to, including microwaves! Luckily, some people are just too stubborn to give up. They see failure and challenge as an opportunity to learn. This is called a growth mindset.
Let’s be honest here, we’ve all had moments where we’re facing a challenge and think “oh dear, I can’t do this!”.
Well, here we have Jack from Hello Future to explain how you can turn “I can’t”, into “I can”:
How did you get on with that video? Find it easy?
If so, then you’re already one step ahead. Having a growth mindset is important as it allows you to bounce back from setbacks and deal with issues in a more positive way. Luckily, a growth mindset is something that can be learnt.
Use the link below to get to the open colleges website. Here you’ll find tips and tricks to help you develop a growth mindset:
The growth mindset has helped scientists develop applications for many “accidental products”. For example, if John Pemberton gave up after his new wine failed then we never would have had Coca-Cola! Imagine the tragedy!
Finally, if after all this you still need a little more to help you develop your very own growth mindset then why not check out Train Ugly? They offer short, free interactive courses designed to develop a growth mindset.
Let us know how you get on by using the “drop us a message” page! We’d love to hear your feedback.
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